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past

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of past

  1. having been such at some previous time <a past editor of the newspaper> Synonyms erstwhile, late, old, once, onetime, other, former, quondam, sometime, whilomRelated Words bygone, dead, defunct, departed, expired, extinct, gone, long-ago, vanishedNear Antonyms contemporary, current, extant, ongoing, present, present-day; coming, future, prospective, unborn




past

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of past

  1. the events or experience of former times <we spent a pleasant evening recalling the past together> Synonyms auld lang syne, history, yesterday, yesteryear, yore Related Words bygone; flashback; annals, chronicle, record; memoir; antiquity, long ago Near Antonyms by-and-by, future, futurity, hereafter, offing, tomorrow; moment, now, present, today




past

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of past

  1. 1 on or to the farther side of <I drive past the school every day> Synonyms over, beyondRelated Words outsideNear Antonyms inside

  2. 2 subsequent to in time or order <it's ten minutes past six o'clock> Synonyms après, behind, below, following, next to, afterRelated Words sinceNear Antonyms toward (or towards)Antonyms afore [chiefly dialect], ahead of, before, ere, of, previous to, prior to, to





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